Blue Gene/Q Supercomputer Design       


Blue Gene/Q Supercomputer Design - overview

Blue Gene/Q is the most recent supercomputer from the Blue Gene family. Blue Gene systems are among the most energy efficient supercomputers in the work and have received the United States Medal of Technology and Innovation.

BGQ chip

Figure from [1].

Recent Publications:

[1] R. A. Haring, M. Ohmacht, T. W. Fox, M. K. Gschwind, D. L. Satterfield, K. Sugavanam, P. W. Coteus, P. Heidelberger, M. A. Blumrich, R. W. Wisniewski, A. Gara, G. L.-T. Chiu, P. A. Boyle, N. H. Christ, and C. Kim, B, "The IBM Blue Gene/Q Compute Chip", IEEE Micro, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 48–60, Mar./Apr. 2012.

[2] IBM Blue Gene team, "Design of the IBM Blue Gene/Q Compute Chip," IBM Journal of Research and Development, Issue 1/2, Date Jan.-March 2013.